Joe Heslin

Putin’s playbook

Russia wants to create a binary split so severe that it fractures the United States

The more we push the collusion narrative, the less we see what Vladimir Putin's objective is: destabilization.

Was there collusion between Donald Trump and Russia? Yes, and yet, it resided near the edge of plausible deniability.

But that's hardly the point.

The point is that Putin is interested in destabilizing the West by backing potential despots (Marine Le Pen and other nationalists in Europe) and breaking international power blocs (the European Union, NATO).

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Your logo imparts a visual foundation for your business

A communications pro offers some introductory tips for developing your brand

We hear from people all the time who are trying to create a brand for a new venture or are thinking about rebranding an existing venture. Often, by the time they come to us, they're pretty certain that the timing is right and that they need our help. So,

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Would the Cleavers come to Brattleboro?

Winning over conservative parents with universal small-town values

To say that my parents are a little right-leaning is like saying that the ocean is a little damp. Don't get me wrong: I have no problem with their views as long as those views remain in their chosen home of Virginia and don't come up to Brattleboro like...

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